Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to inaugurate and dedicate to the nation a number of key projects of the Railways in Gujarat on Friday via video conferencing. He can even inaugurate the Aquatics and Robotics Gallery, and Nature Park in Gujarat Science City through the occasion. The Railway projects embody the newly redeveloped Gandhinagar Capital Railway station, gauge transformed cum electrified Mahesana – Varetha line, and the newly electrified Surendranagar – Pipavav part.
The prime minister can even flag off two new trains i.e Gandhinagar Capital – Varanasi Superfast Express and MEMU service trains between Gandhinagar Capital and Varetha.
Taking to Twitter on Wednesday, PM Modi stated: “At 4:30 PM tomorrow, 16th July, a range of interesting development works will be inaugurated in Gujarat. These works cover the environment, nature, railways and science.”
According to the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), the upgradation of the Gandhinagar Capital Railway station has been finished at a value of Rs 71 crore.
The Station has been supplied with world-class facilities, at par with fashionable airports.
Special Care has been taken to make it a Divyang pleasant station by offering it with a particular ticket reserving counter, ramps, lifts, devoted parking house and so on.
The full constructing is designed and supplied with Green Building ranking options. The state-of-the-art exterior facade can have every day theme-based lighting with 32 themes. The station can even home a 5 star resort.
The Mahesana – Varetha Gauge conversion of 55 km has been accomplished at a value of Rs 293 crores alongwith the electrification work at a value of Rs 74 crores. It has a complete of ten stations with 4 newly developed station buildings viz. Visnagar, Vadnagar, Kheralu & Varetha.
Electrification of Surendranagar – Pipavav Section has been accomplished at a complete value of Rs 289 crores.
The undertaking will present seamless freight motion from Palanpur, Ahmedabad and different elements of the nation upto Pipavav Port with none change of traction. It can even decongest Ahmedabad, Viramgam and Surendranagar Yards due to avoidance of detentions for loco change over.
Nature Park consists of a number of picturesque options like a Mist Garden, Chess Garden, Selfie Points, Sculpture Park and an outside maze. It additionally consists of fascinating labyrinths designed for kids. The park additionally comprises numerous sculptures of extinct animals comparable to Mammoth, Terror Bird, Saber Tooth Lion replete with scientific data.
(With ANI inputs)